Lilian Yamamoto

Lilian Yamamoto was a Programme Associate in the Sustainable Urban Futures Programme at the UNU Institute of Advanced Studies. She holds a law degree from Londrina State University, Brazil. In 2011, Lilian received her Doctoral degree in international human rights law. Her research topics include climate change and the sovereignty of island States, refugee protection system and international criminal law. She also worked as a consultant for the Japan Association of Lawyers against Nuclear Arms.